A replaceable, more efficient filter for N95 masks

Since the outbreak of COVID-19, there's been a worldwide shortage of face masks -- particularly, the N95 ones worn by health care workers. Although these cov...

New wearable sensor tracks vitamin C levels in sweat

Non-Invasive tech could support dietary adherence, detect nutritional deficiencies

Nanobowls serve up chemotherapy drugs to cancer cells

For decades, scientists have explored the use of liposomes -- hollow spheres made of lipid bilayers -- to deliver chemotherapy drugs to tumor cells. But drug...

VR and AR devices at 1/100 the cost and 1/10,000 the thickness in the works

Zombies or enemies flashing right before your eyes and the dizzying feeling of standing on the edge of a cliff using virtual reality and augmented reality (A...

The first tunable, chip-based 'vortex microlaser' and detector

Encoding information in twisting beams of light could break bandwidth bottleneck in optical communications

New technology can detect anti-virus antibody in 20 minutes

Researchers have succeeded in detecting anti-avian influenza virus antibody in blood serum within 20 minutes, using a portable analyzer they have developed t...

The broadest microcomb spectral span on record

With greater freedom to design photonic devices, researchers can accelerate optics and photonics research

'One-way' electronic devices enter the mainstream

High-performance non-reciprocal devices on a compact chip will pave the way for applications from two-way wireless to quantum computing

Iron nanorobots go undercover

Living cells inside the body could be placed under surveillance--their location and migration noninvasively tracked in real time over many days--using a new ...

Photon discovery is a major step toward at-scale quantum technologies

A team of physicists at the University of Bristol has developed the first integrated photon source with the potential to deliver large-scale quantum photonic...

3D-printed system speeds up solar cell testing from hours to minutes

Tests on new designs for next-gen solar cells can now be done in hours instead of days thanks to a new system built by scientists at Australia's Monash Unive...

Forbidden light within superconductors

Using light waves in accelerating supercurrents to access the unique and potentially useful properties of the quantum world

Novel tool developed to diagnose and monitor autoimmune disorders

New biosensor not only measures the concentration of autoantibodies in human blood serum, but also quantifies their activity

Breakthrough in research on production of 2D crystals with excellent optical properties

For the first time, monolayers of transition metal dichalcogenides with excellent optical properties were grown

Novel acoustofluidic technology that isolates submicron particles in nanocavities

SUTD scientists led development of novel acoustofluidic technology

A stitch in time: How a quantum physicist invented new code from old tricks

Error suppression opens pathway to universal quantum computing

Making 2D topological polymers a reality

When predictions become reality: First-principles calculations predicted electronic topological properties for 2D honeycomb–kagome polymers

An open-access tool to accelerate drug discovery

Knowledge of how a molecule interacts with the organism is crucial in order to consider its therapeutic potential. Headed by ICREA researcher Patrick Aloy, t...